Rising Stars battle ready for Akure City
By Femi Atolagbe
Players of Rising Stars FC of Akure have expressed their readiness to win the week four encounter of the Nationwide League One against city rivals, Akure City FC.
It would be recalled that Rising Stars had lost its week three match 2-0 away to OSOPADEC FC in Okitipupa.
Oloruntoba Ayodeji,Skipper of the team said the team had placed the defeat behind them.
Ayodeji said the coaching crew were putting in more efforts to ensure that the team’s performance improved.
Monday Omohera, Rising Stars midfielder also said the players were in high spirit ahead of the encounter.
Omohera said the team needed to step up its game and bounce back from the recent away defeat.
Adebayo Adefeyinju , Rising Stars Striker also said he will try and score if given a chance in the starting line up
Adefeyinju said the players had promised to deliver and pick maximum three points.
“We have promised the management of the team that we will improve and pick maximum three points so we will don’t have a choice than go all out in the encounter,” he said.